Ellis’ 48 not enough against Thunder, NBA roundup (vids)

Monta Ellis dropped 48 on the Thunder, yet Durant & Co escaped with the win from Oakland.

Steve Nash lays it in on his birthday to give the win to the Suns.

Minnesota outlast Sacramento behind 23/10 by Nikola Pekovic.

All the results:

Utah Jazz99-104Indiana Pacers
Charlotte Bobcats84-94Boston Celtics
Cleveland Cavaliers91-107Miami Heat
Phoenix Suns107-105Milwaukee Bucks
Sacramento Kings84-86Minnesota Timberwolves
Oklahoma City Thunder119-116Golden State Warriors

Paul Pierce passed Larry Bird on Celtics all-time scoring list. He is now 2nd.

Danilo Gallinari will be out for a month with a heavy sprain.

MRI confirmed torn Achilles for Billups.

Yesterday’s top plays:


All the action:


Nash’ game winning shot:


Rubio to Pekovic: